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Definition of kung fu

kung fu

  • A person's particular talent, something they do very well. Often used generically to describe a particular streak of luck. Origin: The Chinese concept of 'gong-fu' a type of martial art encompassing a philosophy of perfection in all undertakings.
    I have won every ping pong game today - my kung fu is strong.

    Last edited on Dec 10 2004. Submitted by Justin S. from Los Angeles, CA, USA on Dec 10 2004.

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  • skills, particularly related to hacking or programming. Related terms: "black magic" and "voodoo", which can be used interchangeably.
    His KungFu is strong.

    Last edited on Dec 08 2013. Submitted by Allen G. on Dec 18 2000.

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Definitions include: the pretention, both verbal and physical, toward expertise in the martial arts by someone who lacks such ability.

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